Days 11 Cruise River Cities 7 Lakes 2 River 2 Canals 3
Visit two Russian capitals:
Moscow and St. Petersburg
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Itinerary

Eleven day cruises between Moscow and Saint Petersburg on S-Cruises ships worth particular attention.

These itineraries include 3-day visits to the capitals of Russia – Moscow and Saint Petersburg. Discover every bit of these cities during the several days and experience service and comfort on the ship.

St. Petersburg is a city with a rich history, reflected in every cathedral, palace, monument and facade so that it is impossible to limit yourself to a few hours getting to know it! You will have a great opportunity to see the highlights of Saint Petersburg during the cruise, such as St. Isaac’s Cathedral, the Hermitage, Peter and Paul Fortress, the Church of Our Savior on the Spilt Blood, the Bronze Horseman Statue, famous Nevskiy Prospect with the Admiralty and many others.

Moscow is a capital of the largest country in the world with its unique history, intricately combines the oldest monuments, buildings and modern architecture. It is impossible to be in Moscow and not to see the Kremlin, the Red Square, the Cathedral of the Christ the Savior, Arbat Street, Vorobyovy Gory as well as a lot of parks and gardens.

Apart of that during the cruise you will sail the Ladoga and Onega lakes with stops at magical islands of Valaam and Kizhi.

Cruises between the two capitals allow you to combine a cruise on a comfortable ship and exciting excursions to the most fascinating places in Russia. Immerse yourself in Russian culture and reach history with extended tour program onboard.

Services are available in English/German/French/Italian/Spanish languages from board guides. Excursions for the mentioned languages included in the program with no additional charge.

Day 1:  Moscow
Meals included: Dinner
Welcome to Moscow. This evening, enjoy dinner and live music on board.

Day 2: Moscow
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Discover Russia’s capital on an included city tour. Relax over an included lunch in a city center restaurant. In the afternoon, you have an amazing time viewing Kremlin’s best-known architectural treasures: the Assumption, Annunciation and Archangel Michael cathedrals with a visit one of them. An optional evening excursion is available.

Day 3: Moscow
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Explore Moscow further or take advantage of one of the optional excursions available. Enjoy a pleasant afternoon’s cruising and enjoy a welcome cocktail and dinner on board elegant MS Moonlight Sonata this evening before tonight’s show.

Day 4: Uglich
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Welcome to the fascinating and ancient city of Uglich, part of the “Golden Ring” of cities surrounding Moscow. Be prepared for a panorama of magnificent architectural monuments. After lunch, you will visit the former Kremlin of Uglich, St. Dmitry on the Blood Church and Transfiguration Cathedral.

Day 5: Yaroslavl
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Yaroslavl another Golden Ring city. Tour this ancient town rich in monuments. During the excursion, you visit the Church of St. Elijah the Prophet (outside), Church of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker (inside) featuring detailed frescoes and icons. Also, you take a walk the covered food market, where you may shop for handcrafted souvenirs. Return to your ship for lunch and departure.

Day 6: Goritsy
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Dive into the tranquil atmosphere of this extraordinarily picturesque small river town of Goritsy. A bus will drive you to one of the major Orthodox strongholds of Old Russia, the Monastery of St. Cyril on the White Lake. Founded in the 14th century, the monastery has preserved its magnificent architecture and fascinates the visitors by its wonderful collection of Russian Orthodox icons and majestic churches.

Day 7: Kizhi
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Explore the preserved island of Kizhi. It is an open-air museum with a unique collection of wooden churches and chapels. During a walk on the island, you can see peasant houses, bell towers, windmills which were all collected from different parts of the Russian North. Discover a signature masterpiece — the 22-dome Transfiguration Cathedral (1714), that was built without a single nail. The museum’s collection is on the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Day 8: Mandrogui
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Taste a traditional Russian barbecue-shashlik. A folk ensemble will accompany your meal. Then you will have a walk around this amazing Mandrogui village inhabited by talented craftsmen. The village illustrates the traditions and lifestyle of Russia’s past.

Day 9: St. Petersburg
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
This morning, admire St Petersburg’s historic center on an included tour and take in highlights such as the Old Stock Exchange and Rostral Columns, the impressive Winter Palace facade, and Nevsky Prospect with its ornate dome Church of the Resurrection and beautiful St Isaac Cathedral. In addition, you will visit Peter and Paul Fortress — a burial place of almost all the Russian emperors and empresses from Peter the Great to Nicholas II and his family. An optional evening excursion is available.

Day 10: St. Petersburg
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Visit the world-famous Hermitage Museum on an included excursion, housed in the winter palace of Catherine the Great. One of the largest museums in the world and founded in 1764, its collection includes over 2.7 million items. During the tour, you explore the main collection of the Hermitage, including the masterpieces of Italian Art collection (Leonardo da Vinci), Dutch Art (Rembrandt), Spanish Art (Ribera, Velazquez) and Egyptian hall, War Gallery of 1812, St. George Hall, the Peter the Great (Small Throne) Room. An optional evening excursion is available.

Day 11: St. Petersburg
Meals included: Breakfast
This is the final day of your amazing Moscow — St. Petersburg journey. We hope you have enjoyed both magnificent Russian capitals and return home with lifelong memories and unforgettable impressions.
Ships

An intimate vessel accommodating no more than 140 guests.

With a crew to passenger ratio of only 1:2, each guest can expect special attention and a genuinely cozy atmosphere aboard.

The Northern Tale is the company’s only vessel which is able to make trips to the Solovetsky Islands.

The ship’s external styling and the design of some of its public spaces is consistent with the northern theme. The on-board tearoom, for example, features a wide variety of teas, preserves made from northern berries, and herbal liqueurs.

The distinctive layout of the Woodland sitting room makes this an excellent place to enjoy panoramic shore views. While here, guests can also take advantage of the ship’s library or join a handcrafts workshop for children and adults.

Our Cruise Director is fluent in English. We also provide a restaurant/bar menu in Russian and English. Daily program and excursions in English and other languages are available at additional costs.

MS Swan Lake is named after the famous ballet by Pyotr Tchaikovsky. The ship is equipped with 24 new Junior suites including 20 balcony cabins named after foremost ballet-dancers, 4 cabins with balconies are single. The ship’s theatre gives performances from its own repertoire, daily and nightly concerts and entertainment shows.

The restaurants “Odette” and “Odile” offer breakfast (“buffet”), lunches and dinners on the a-la-carte menu. The bar “Fouette” offers a wide range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks and snacks; during the day the lounge music plays in the bar. The cafe “Libretto” invites to enjoy a cup of aromatic coffee with tasty dessert.

The kids club “Little Swan” provides a wide variety of youth and teen-friendly activities for kids from 2 to 12 years, supervised by qualified, full-time staff.

Cruise Director is fluent in English. We also provide a restaurant/bar menu, daily program and excursions in English.

MS Moonlight Sonata is named after one of the most famous musical compositions of Beethoven. The theme of music also is reflected in the entertainment program. The musicals are shown in the “Music Hall” in the evenings. Any disc from the presented repertoire in the “Music Boutique” can be listened and purchased.

The restaurants “Jazz” and “Blues” offer breakfast (“buffet”), lunches and dinners on the a-la-carte menu. The bar “Music lounge” offers a wide range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks and snacks; as well as pastimes, master classes, and music programs.

The kids club “Bremen Town musicians” provides a wide variety of youth and teen-friendly activities for kids from 2 to 12 years, supervised by qualified, full-time staff.

Cruise Director is fluent in English. We also provide a restaurant/bar menu, daily program and excursions in English.

Cruises for 2021 & 2022
Departure city:
  • Any 21
  • Moscow 11
  • Saint Petersburg 9
  • Moscow-Kizhi-Saint Petersburg 1
Currency:
USD EUR
24 May 2021 06 Jun 2021 10:00 11:00 14 13 Northern Tale Moscow-Kizhi-Saint Petersburg – Valaam-Moscow
from 1229 $ 1013 €
Suite Junior suite Standard Single Twin cabin А2+ (I) Twin cabin A2+(II) Twin cabin A2 Triple Twin cabin A2S Triple cabin (A3L)
2390 2151 1992 1753 1592 1561 1546 1482 1229
1970 1773 1642 1445 1312 1287 1275 1221 1013

14 Jun 2021 24 Jun 2021 12:30 18:00 11 10 Moonlight Sonata Moscow – Valaam – Saint Petersburg – Kizhi – Moscow
from 1178 $ 971 €
Balcony suite Balcony Junior Suite Balcony Standard Single Balcony Deluxe Deluxe Standard Single Comfort Twin Standard Twin (I) Standard Twin (II) Twin Lower d. A2L Quad
3195 2412 2077 2077 1943 1743 1546 1403 1339 1244 1178
2633 1988 1712 1712 1602 1436 1275 1157 1103 1026 971

12 Jul 2021 24 Jul 2021 10:00 11:00 13 12 Swan Lake Moscow – Valaam – Saint Petersburg – Kizhi – Moscow
from 2257 $ 1860 €
Balcony Junior Suite Balcony Deluxe Balcony Standard Single Deluxe Standard Single Comfort Twin Standard Twin Quad
4120 3902 3683 3567 3247 2810 2475 2257
3396 3216 3036 2940 2676 2316 2040 1860

23 Aug 2021 02 Sep 2021 00:00 00:00 11 10 Moonlight Sonata Moscow – Kizhi Island – Saint Petersburg
from 1796 $ 1480 €
Balcony suite Balcony Junior Suite Balcony Deluxe Balcony Standard Single Deluxe Standard Single Comfort Twin Standard Twin (I) Standard Twin (II) Quad Twin Lower d. A2L
4246 3433 3251 3069 2972 2705 2341 2159 1978 1880 1796
3500 2830 2680 2530 2450 2230 1930 1780 1630 1550 1480

02 Sep 2021 12 Sep 2021 00:00 00:00 11 10 Moonlight Sonata Saint Petersburg – Kizhi Island – Moscow
from 1796 $ 1480 €
Balcony suite Balcony Junior Suite Balcony Deluxe Balcony Standard Single Deluxe Standard Single Comfort Twin Standard Twin (I) Standard Twin (II) Twin Lower d. A2L Quad
4161 3336 3154 2972 2887 2608 2244 2062 1978 1796 1796
3430 2750 2600 2450 2380 2150 1850 1700 1630 1480 1480

12 Sep 2021 22 Sep 2021 00:00 00:00 11 10 Moonlight Sonata Moscow – Kizhi Island – Saint Petersburg
from 1796 $ 1480 €
Balcony suite Balcony Junior Suite Balcony Deluxe Balcony Standard Single Deluxe Standard Single Comfort Twin Standard Twin (I) Twin Lower d. A2L Standard Twin (II) Quad
4161 3336 3154 2972 2887 2608 2244 2062 1796 1796 1796
3430 2750 2600 2450 2380 2150 1850 1700 1480 1480 1480

22 Sep 2021 02 Oct 2021 00:00 00:00 11 10 Moonlight Sonata Saint Petersburg – Kizhi Island – Moscow
from 1436 $ 1184 €
Balcony Deluxe Balcony Standard Single Balcony suite Deluxe Standard Single Balcony Junior Suite Comfort Twin Standard Twin (I) Twin Lower d. A2L Quad Standard Twin (II)
2972 2790 2790 2705 2426 2244 2062 1880 1614 1614 1436
2450 2300 2300 2230 2000 1850 1700 1550 1330 1330 1184

15 May 2022 25 May 2022 00:00 00:00 11 10 Moonlight Sonata Moscow – Kizhi – Saint Petersburg
from 1729 $ 1425 €
Balcony suite Balcony Junior Suite Balcony Deluxe Balcony Standard Single Deluxe Standard Single Comfort Twin Standard Twin (I) Standard Twin (II) Twin Lower d. A2L Quad
4095 3276 3094 2912 2821 2548 2184 2002 1911 1729 1729
3375 2700 2550 2400 2325 2100 1800 1650 1575 1425 1425

25 May 2022 04 Jun 2022 00:00 00:00 11 10 Moonlight Sonata Saint Petersburg – Kizhi – Moscow
from 1911 $ 1575 €
Balcony suite Balcony Junior Suite Balcony Deluxe Balcony Standard Single Deluxe Standard Single Comfort Twin Standard Twin (I) Standard Twin (II) Twin Lower d. A2L Quad
4277 3458 3276 3094 3003 2730 2366 2184 2093 1911 1911
3525 2850 2700 2550 2475 2250 1950 1800 1725 1575 1575

04 Jun 2022 14 Jun 2022 00:00 00:00 11 10 Moonlight Sonata Moscow – Kizhi – Saint Petersburg
from 2002 $ 1650 €
Balcony suite Balcony Junior Suite Balcony Deluxe Balcony Standard Single Deluxe Standard Single Comfort Twin Standard Twin (I) Standard Twin (II) Twin Lower d. A2L Quad
4368 3549 3367 3185 3094 2821 2457 2275 2184 2002 2002
3600 2925 2775 2625 2550 2325 2025 1875 1800 1650 1650

14 Jun 2022 24 Jun 2022 00:00 00:00 11 10 Moonlight Sonata Saint Petersburg – Kizhi – Moscow
from 2002 $ 1650 €
Balcony suite Balcony Junior Suite Balcony Deluxe Balcony Standard Single Deluxe Standard Single Comfort Twin Standard Twin (I) Standard Twin (II) Twin Lower d. A2L Quad
4368 3549 3367 3185 3094 2821 2457 2275 2184 2002 2002
3600 2925 2775 2625 2550 2325 2025 1875 1800 1650 1650

24 Jun 2022 04 Jul 2022 00:00 00:00 11 10 Moonlight Sonata Moscow – Kizhi – Saint Petersburg
from 2002 $ 1650 €
Balcony suite Balcony Junior Suite Balcony Deluxe Balcony Standard Single Deluxe Standard Single Comfort Twin Standard Twin (I) Standard Twin (II) Twin Lower d. A2L Quad
4368 3549 3367 3185 3094 2821 2457 2275 2184 2002 2002
3600 2925 2775 2625 2550 2325 2025 1875 1800 1650 1650

04 Jul 2022 14 Jul 2022 00:00 00:00 11 10 Moonlight Sonata Saint Petersburg – Kizhi – Moscow
from 2002 $ 1650 €
Balcony suite Balcony Junior Suite Balcony Deluxe Balcony Standard Single Deluxe Standard Single Comfort Twin Standard Twin (I) Standard Twin (II) Twin Lower d. A2L Quad
4368 3549 3367 3185 3094 2821 2457 2275 2184 2002 2002
3600 2925 2775 2625 2550 2325 2025 1875 1800 1650 1650

14 Jul 2022 24 Jul 2022 00:00 00:00 11 10 Moonlight Sonata Moscow – Kizhi – Saint Petersburg
from 2002 $ 1650 €
Balcony suite Balcony Junior Suite Balcony Deluxe Balcony Standard Single Deluxe Standard Single Comfort Twin Standard Twin (I) Standard Twin (II) Twin Lower d. A2L Quad
4368 3549 3367 3185 3094 2821 2457 2275 2184 2002 2002
3600 2925 2775 2625 2550 2325 2025 1875 1800 1650 1650

24 Jul 2022 03 Aug 2022 00:00 00:00 11 10 Moonlight Sonata Saint Petersburg – Kizhi – Moscow
from 2002 $ 1650 €
Balcony suite Balcony Junior Suite Balcony Deluxe Balcony Standard Single Deluxe Standard Single Comfort Twin Standard Twin (I) Standard Twin (II) Twin Lower d. A2L Quad
4368 3549 3367 3185 3094 2821 2457 2275 2184 2002 2002
3600 2925 2775 2625 2550 2325 2025 1875 1800 1650 1650

03 Aug 2022 13 Aug 2022 00:00 00:00 11 10 Moonlight Sonata Moscow – Kizhi – Saint Petersburg
from 2002 $ 1650 €
Balcony suite Balcony Junior Suite Balcony Deluxe Balcony Standard Single Deluxe Standard Single Comfort Twin Standard Twin (I) Standard Twin (II) Twin Lower d. A2L Quad
4368 3549 3367 3185 3094 2821 2457 2275 2184 2002 2002
3600 2925 2775 2625 2550 2325 2025 1875 1800 1650 1650

13 Aug 2022 23 Aug 2022 00:00 00:00 11 10 Moonlight Sonata Saint Petersburg – Kizhi – Moscow
from 2002 $ 1650 €
Balcony suite Balcony Junior Suite Balcony Deluxe Balcony Standard Single Deluxe Standard Single Comfort Twin Standard Twin (I) Standard Twin (II) Twin Lower d. A2L Quad
4368 3549 3367 3185 3094 2821 2457 2275 2184 2002 2002
3600 2925 2775 2625 2550 2325 2025 1875 1800 1650 1650

23 Aug 2022 02 Sep 2022 00:00 00:00 11 10 Moonlight Sonata Moscow – Kizhi – Saint Petersburg
from 2002 $ 1650 €
Balcony suite Balcony Junior Suite Balcony Deluxe Balcony Standard Single Deluxe Standard Single Comfort Twin Standard Twin (I) Standard Twin (II) Twin Lower d. A2L Quad
4368 3549 3367 3185 3094 2821 2457 2275 2184 2002 2002
3600 2925 2775 2625 2550 2325 2025 1875 1800 1650 1650

02 Sep 2022 12 Sep 2022 00:00 00:00 11 10 Moonlight Sonata Saint Petersburg – Kizhi – Moscow
from 1911 $ 1575 €
Balcony suite Balcony Junior Suite Balcony Deluxe Balcony Standard Single Deluxe Standard Single Comfort Twin Standard Twin (I) Standard Twin (II) Twin Lower d. A2L Quad
4277 3458 3276 3094 3003 2730 2366 2184 2093 1911 1911
3525 2850 2700 2550 2475 2250 1950 1800 1725 1575 1575

12 Sep 2022 22 Sep 2022 00:00 00:00 11 10 Moonlight Sonata Moscow – Kizhi – Saint Petersburg
from 1911 $ 1575 €
Balcony suite Balcony Junior Suite Balcony Deluxe Balcony Standard Single Deluxe Standard Single Comfort Twin Standard Twin (I) Standard Twin (II) Twin Lower d. A2L Quad
4277 3458 3276 3094 3003 2730 2366 2184 2093 1911 1911
3525 2850 2700 2550 2475 2250 1950 1800 1725 1575 1575

22 Sep 2022 02 Oct 2022 00:00 00:00 11 10 Moonlight Sonata Saint Petersburg – Kizhi – Moscow
from 1729 $ 1425 €
Balcony suite Balcony Junior Suite Balcony Deluxe Balcony Standard Single Deluxe Standard Single Comfort Twin Standard Twin (I) Standard Twin (II) Twin Lower d. A2L Quad
4095 3276 3094 2912 2821 2548 2184 2002 1911 1729 1729
3375 2700 2550 2400 2325 2100 1800 1650 1575 1425 1425

Booking conditions

Discounts:

  • Children under age 2 — free of charge
  • Children aged 2–12 years old — special discount 20% (in a twin cabin with 1 adult)
  • 2nd person gets in Single cabins with balcony — 30% discount from the standard rate (Single cabins with balcony have an extra upper berth)
  • 3rd person in Twin — 30% discount from the standard rate (Several twin standard cabins have an extra upper berth, available on request)
  • 3rd and 4rt person in Quad — 30% discount from the standard rate
  • 3rd and 4th person in Suite, Junior Suites and several Deluxe cabins with balconies — 30% discount from the standard rate (sofa as an extrabed)

Single occupancy:

  • Single occupancy of Suite, Junior Suite or Deluxe cabin — 100% supplement.
  • Single occupancy of Comfort twin cabin — 75% supplement
  • Single occupancy of Standard twin cabin — 50% supplement

Payment terms:

  • 30% deposit to be paid within 7 days upon reservation
  • 100% is due no later than 60 days prior to departure

Cancellation policy:

More than 69 days prior to departure — 20% of cruise price is charged (non-refundable deposit)69-60 days prior to departure – 25% of cruise price
59-50 days prior to departure – 45% of cruise price
49-31 days prior to departure – 75% of cruise price
Less than 31 days prior to departure – 100% of cruise price

Included services and meals:
  • Cruise accommodation
  • Services of English/German/French/Italian/Spanish speaking board guides
  • Excursions detailed in the cruise itinerary
  • Full board, three meals per day (buffet style breakfast, pre-selected lunch and dinner). It is possible to order breakfast to the cabin
  • Water, tea/ coffee for all meals, sparkling wine for breakfast, 1 shot of vodka or 1 glass of red/white wine or juice is included for each dinner. 1 bottle of still water (0.5 l per person) is provided in cabins on  arrivals day (in suite and junior suite cabins (1.5 l) replenished daily)
  • Russian «welcome drink ceremony» on the embarkation day
  • Сoffee-station on board the ship
  • Russian tea ceremony
  • Vodka show
  • Early risers breakfast with tea/ coffee and cookies
  • Captain’s dinner with a special menu
  • Russian national cuisine dinner
  • Diverse activities on board: Captain’s bridge tour, master classes, morning aerobics, evening
    entertainment and live music concerts
  • Refreshing towels on the return after an excursions
  • A soft drink on return after an excursions
  • Daily briefings on scheduled activities for the next days
  • Luggage handling onboard the ship
  • Visa support letter

Not included services:

  • Transfers to and from the port of embarkation / disembarkation for groups of ≤ 25 pax (on request and for extra payment)
  • Port charge — 35 € per person per cruise
  • Optional excursions (available on board)
  • Visa fee, personal medical insurance
  • Gratuities are at passenger’s discretion
  • Personal expenses
  • Services of guides speaking other foreign languages can be provided at additional cost
Cruise extensions

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